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To raise wages for women, we need policies that will close the gender wage gap and reconnect pay with productivity by putting power back in the hands of low- and moderate-wage workers. Read the agenda 

Even though child care is unaffordable for many families, child care workers are some of the lowest paid. We need a bold solution to make child care accessible while paying workers more. Read the report

While U.S. students often lag behind on international tests, that is not cause for alarm. State-based comparisons are a better way of judging education policy than are international tests. Read the report

The rights of working people to negotiate together are at stake in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, now before the Supreme Court. Read the report

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